Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha

Subina Shrestha began her career in newspapers, and then became a documentary film maker. Her films have received several awards and been screened at festivals worldwide. She started working in TV news after Al Jazeera English launched in 2006 and has worked in several countries including India, Thailand and Myanmar. She won the Concentra Award for Outstanding Video Jouralism for her coverage of the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis.

Subina lives and works in her native Nepal and focuses on social issues, as well as on the political changes gripping the country.

Asia

Nepal court orders reinstatement of pesticide tests on produce

Nepal to resume pesticide testing of fresh produce from India after government stops checks.

Nepal court orders reinstatement of pesticide tests on produce

Asia

Nepal village community struggles to cope with floods

In Nepal's Rautahat district, people say they are tired of the recurring floods and broken promises by national leaders.

Nepal village community struggles to cope with floods

Asia

Drought in Nepal: Farmers struggle with lack of water

Climate change in Nepal is forcing people to come up with new ways to cope.

Drought in Nepal: Farmers struggle with lack of water

Nepal

Nepal storm: Entire village mourning 'but for others, it is a festival'

Residents in storm-hit region decry what they call publicity stunts by politicians and NGOs amid haphazard and chaotic aid delivery.

Nepal storm: Entire village mourning 'but for others, it is a festival'

Asia

Twelve years after Nepal conflict, justice eludes victims

Process put in place to deal with the crimes committed has made little progress, leaving some fearing for their safety.

Twelve years after Nepal conflict, justice eludes victims

Asia

#justicefornirmala: anger spreads in Nepal over police 'cover-up'

Protests continue in Nepal against alleged police mishandling in the Nirmala Panta rape and murder case.

#justicefornirmala: anger spreads in Nepal over police 'cover-up'

Nepal

Female activists in Nepal call for equality on citizenship bill

The proposed bill would could women to have a Nepalese husband to pass on their citizenship to their children.

Female activists in Nepal call for equality on citizenship bill

Asia

India's Prime Minister Modi on two-day state visit to Nepal

Not everyone in Janakpur is celebrating Modi's visit, with many still angry about India's five-month blockade in 2015.

India's Prime Minister Modi on two-day state visit to Nepal

Poverty & Development

Living in the shadow of Nepal's Rara National Park

Al Jazeera revisits a remote village in Mugu district only to find that it remains abandoned by the state.

Living in the shadow of Nepal's Rara National Park

Asia

Thousands of Nepal quake survivors still in makeshift shelters

Thousands of survivors of a massive earthquake from three years ago, say the government has not lived up to its promise of providing them with permanent housing.

Thousands of Nepal quake survivors still in makeshift shelters

Cricket

Nepal cricket team strikes international recognition

Cricket is a popular sport in Nepal, but has been hampered by mismanagement and players and fans hope the ODI status will boost Nepal to a permanent place as a competitive international team.

Nepal cricket team strikes international recognition

Women's Rights

Still getting away with rape in Nepal

When the rest of the world is talking about #MeToo, in the South Asian nation the conversation feels like a non-starter.

Still getting away with rape in Nepal